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 Dorothy <I>Brooks</I> Christopher

Dorothy Brooks Christopher

Death 28 Sep 1955 (aged 35)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Armstrong, Howard County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 100144670 · View Source
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ARMSTRONG - Mrs. Leon Christopher, 35, Chicago, was found hanging Wednesday night in the basement of her Chicago home by her 16-year-old son, Jimmy. Mrs. Christopher had suffered from a nervous condition for some time.
--Survivors include her husband; two children, Jimmy, 16; and Marlene, 9; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Brooks of Armstrong; two sisters, a twin, Mrs. Lee Littrell of Armstrong; and Mrs. George Meyer of Chicago; four brothers, Marion Brooks of Chicago, Edgar Brooks of Moberly, Charley Brooks of Armstrong and Woodrow Brooks of Columbia; also several nieces and nephews.
--The body will be brought to the Edwards Funeral Home in Bevier tonight and will remain there until services to be conducted Sunday afternoon at the Armstrong Baptist Church by the pastor, the Rev. C.E. Griswold. Burial will be in the Old Chapel cemetery, east of Armstrong.
*Moberly Monitor Index | Moberly, Missouri | Friday, September 30, 1955 | Page 5*

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  • Created by: KathyCook
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100144670
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Brooks Christopher (25 Jan 1920–28 Sep 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100144670, citing Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Armstrong, Howard County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by KathyCook (contributor 47357080) .